Excellent Transit Program

What do you do with a 3 hour layover? At Incheon International Airport, take full advantage of our Excellent Transit Program, a grouping of services and opportunities designed to turn "boring" into a wonderful experience.

Transit Tours

Enjoy special glimpses of Korea during your layover.

Incheon Airport offers free transit and transfer tours during your layover, offering a glimpse of all that Korea offers. During any of the 6 different tours, experience Korean history, culture and daily life. Reservations are strongly recommended; otherwise it is first come, first served for walk-ons. All regular tours include a free tour guide and tour bus (excludes entrance fee and meal).

  • Eligibility : Anyone who stays at Incheon Airport for more than 3 hours
  • Using the program : Reserve in advance (First come, first served basis for passengers without a reservation)
  • Tour Conditions : All Regular tours include free tour guide and tour bus (excludes entrance fee and meal)

For details visit: Incheon Airport Transit Tour Open a new browser

Contact us at: 
82-32-741-3139, 3140 / [email protected] Open in new window 

To assess transit tours, please visit the Transit Desk, located on the second floor. You must have a confirmed onward ticket for a flight departing within 24 hours.

It is possible that any non-visa transit tour passenger may not be allowed to enter Korea if any problem occurs in the course of the Korea's immigration inspection. (Korea Immigration Office Open in new window )

Transit Tours Experience Details

Health & Beauty

Invest your transit time for your Health and Beauty!

INHA International Medical Center (IIMC), located just three minutes from Incheon International Airport, is a medical center where your health and beauty can be pampered.

For the convenience of foreigners traveling in and out through Incheon International Airport with limited time schedule, skilled medical staff offer one-stop medical service combining of five medical departments including Health Promotion Center, Family & Internal Medicine, Plastic Surgery, Dermatology and Dental Clinic. With staff in fluent English and Chinese and Russian on-sites coordinators, you can receive quality medical services without language and culture barriers. Free shuttle service is available from the airport to the center’s front door for the convenience of patients. If requested in advanced, pick-up and sending services can be provided.

Health Promotion Center / Internal & Family Medicine / Plastic Surgery / Dermatology / Dentistry

Health & Beauty Experience details

For details visit: english.inhaim.com Open a new browser

Contact us at:
82-32-206-1971 / [email protected] Open a new browser

Directions to the Center Open a new browser

Excellent Boarding Pass Benefit: 10% off

  • Discount applied when a Korean Air boarding pass issued within 7 days and ID are presented.
  • Discount not applicable to other ongoing promotions or medical products.

Rail & City

Experience Seoul in 43 minutes.

The fastest, easiest way to see Seoul is by Rail. From Incheon Airport (Floor B1), take the Express Airport Train to Seoul station — a 43-minute trip. Plus, your boarding pass will get you more than 50% off of your Express Train fare.

Rail & City Experience Details

Grand Hyatt Incheon

Luxurious relaxation is just three minutes away.

One of the very best hotels in the world, the 5-star Grand Hyatt Incheon Open a new browser, is only minutes from the airport.

For details visit: incheon.grand.hyatt.com Open in new window 

Contact us at:
82-32-745-1234 / [email protected] Open a new browser

Directions
Take the hotel shuttle at gate 3C or 14C on the 1st floor (arrival floor) at the Incheon International Airport. Grand Hyatt Incheon provides a free shuttle service from the airport to the hotel every 15 minutes from 5:00 AM to 11:00 PM.

Grand Hyatt Incheon Experience Details

Peace in Temple

Find your inner peace through a variety of temple programs.

Enjoy internal tranquility with the Jogye. All programs are available in English.

Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism International Seon Center


For details visit: www.seoncenter.com Open a new browser

Contact us at:
82-2-2650-2200 / [email protected] Open in new window 

Directions
Board the Airport Express at Gimpo Airport Stations, transfer to line No. 5. Exit at Omokgyo Station, leave through exit No. 8. Walk straight to the first section (Citibank on the left corner). Turn left at the intersection and walk straight ahead until you see Mokdong Middle School on your left. International Seon Center is located on the opposite side.

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Peace in Temple Experience Details

Terms & Conditions

  • Eligibility to participate in the tour is subject to visa entry requirements stipulated by Korean immigration.
  • Only the Incheon Airport Free Transit Tour users are eligible for visa-exempt entry.
  • Other program users must check the requirements for entering Korea.
  • Internal regulations of partner firms shall apply for services/products provide by the firms.
  • Partner firms and passengers hold all liability for any problems arising form or related to the services/products provided.